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Michigan Wolverines vs Michigan State Spartans 01/05/2020 Previews, Predictions and Odds
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Michigan Wolverines vs Michigan State Spartans 01/05/2020 – One of the most important games in the Big Ten Conference play is all set to take place from Breslin Center in East Lansing, Michigan, where rivals from the same state Michigan Wolverines take on Michigan State Spartans. Both these teams have been a threat in the Big Ten and college basketball best bets are already out with predictions of this game. The Wolverines are holding a record of 10-3 overall and are 1-1 in conference play. The Spartans are one step higher with an overall record of 11-3, but they won every single conference game until now.
Michigan Wolverines vs Michigan State Spartans 01/05/2020
Michigan Wolverines are holding the 12th rank in the nation and they are keeping up to their fame. However, the Big Ten Conference play has never been easy because of teams like Rutgers, Maryland, Indiana and Ohio State. Not to forget Michigan State Spartans on the same list of top teams. Michigan Wolverines are maintaining pace with these top teams, but their challenge appears when it’s really time to play against them.
Players to watch: J. Teske C (13 GP 26.6 MIN 14.4 PTS 8.4 REB 0.8 AST 1.1 STL 2 BLK 1.5 TO 57.7 FG% 69.8 FT% 26.9 3P%), I. Livers F (12 GP 31.8 MIN 13.6 PTS 3.3 REB 1.1 AST 0.3 STL 0.6 BLK 1.2 TO 50.9 FG% 90 FT% 50 3P%), E. Brooks G (13 GP 30.8 MIN 11.5 PTS 3.1 REB 2.5 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 1.7 TO 44 FG% 68.2 FT% 47.2 3P%).
Michigan State Spartans
The Spartans are the only team that has never lost a conference game as they continue to hold a 3-0 record. Overall, Michigan has lost just three overall games, but they won 11 in return and are sitting at the top of the Big Ten. Michigan State Spartans are holding the 14th rank in the nation, but they are performing at their peak, especially when they took out UMass with a final score of 86-60 in their last game.
Players to watch: C. Winston G (13 GP 30.6 MIN 17.8 PTS 2.2 REB 6.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.1 BLK 2.8 TO 42.6 FG% 87 FT% 37.2 3P%), X. Tillman F (14 GP 30.1 MIN 13.5 PTS 9.7 REB 2.9 AST 0.9 STL 1.6 BLK 2.1 TO 56.7 FG% 66.1 FT% 34.8 3P%), A. Henry F (13 GP 27.5 MIN 10.5 PTS 4.2 REB 3.2 AST 0.6 STL 0.7 BLK 2.2 TO 47.1 FG% 73.5 FT% 34.1 3P%).
Michigan Wolverines vs Michigan State Spartans Betting Predictions
Wolverines are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games.
Michigan State Spartans
Spartans are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Michigan Wolverines vs Michigan State Spartans Betting Picks
The Spartans are currently on a six-game winning streak and they managed to cover the spread in the past with ease. Michigan State has all the ncaa basketball odds intact for this game and the Wolverines will need to bounce back after their loss.
Moneyline: The moneyline for the Wolverines is +325 and the moneyline for the Spartans is -425.
ATS: A +9 ATS is set for the Wolverines and a -9 ATS is set for the Spartans.
Totals: The total will go over 144 for the Wolverines and under 144 for the Spartans.
Score Prediction: 69-67, Michigan State Spartans.